Intro: Kids love cute Easter cupcakes, and treats like these bunny cake toppers fit the holiday and spark your kids' imagination. You can make them as stand alone desserts or serve them with your Easter cookie recipes to add variety to your holiday table.
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make Easter cupcakes with cookie bunny toppers plus get some recipes that you can use for the cake part of the treat.
More Easter Treats for Kids
- Easter cookie recipes for your holiday baking and decorating
- Easy Easter crafts for kids: Bunny coloring pages, wooden bunny decoration
- Easter craft ideas for kids: How to make an Easter tree
Easter Cupcake Recipes for the Bunny Toppers
Carrot cakes are a popular choice for cupcakes at Easter due to their association with all things rabbit. You can start with an easy recipe for carrot cake topped with a cream cheese icing. The little cookie and chocolate bunnies look and taste super when combined with this Easter desserts recipe.
Red velvet cupcakes are normally a Valentine's Day treat, but I love the smooth red color so much, that I often use this dessert recipe to make Easter cupcakes recipes.
Cupcakes made from cake mix can also make an excellent Easter dessert if you use the right ingredients to fancy it up. If you're looking for easy Easter ideas for kids, this is definitely one route to go. Your young 'uns get to participate in the fun of holiday baking without trying to make a recipe that's too advanced for them. Save the "complicated" stuff for teaching them how to make the cupcake toppers!
Icing Recipes for Cakes
You'll want to frost the Easter bunny cupcakes. Here are instructions for:
- How to Make Butter Cream Icing: Click here for instructions
- How to Make Cream Cheese Frosting: Click here for instructions
How to Make Easter Cupcakes ~ Tutorial for the Bunny Toppers
Supplies for the Easter Bunny Cupcakes:
- Nilla Wafers or other round cookies
- Wax paper
- Chocolate Candy Melts
- Ziploc Baggie
- Popcicle sticks
- Miniature marshmallow
- Easter cupcake decorations like sprinkles, cupcake candies, etc.
- Coconut shavings
- Food coloring
- Chocolate Easter eggs
How to Put Together These Desserts for Easter
It's easiest to watch the video tutorial to learn how to make the Easter cupcake toppers. They're actually very simple to make, and your kids should have a lot of fun making them.
However, I've simplified the process and made a supplies list for these cupcakes for Easter. Use the supplies well or add your own cupcake ideas to personalize the desserts.